Nez is a French bi-annual magazine exploring the world through our olfactory sensations with an unprecedented multidisciplinary approach to art, literature, science, history, gastronomy, perfume... Within each issue, Nez aims to discover and understand the essential role of smell in our lives.
The Sex of Scent
This third issue addresses the question, as vast and ambiguous, of the sex of perfumes. Where do the olfactory codes that dictate the kind of fragrances we carry come from? What close ties does the olfactory sphere weave with sexuality, desire, and love attraction?